Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1102 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE SEA ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED...

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FOR EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

.WINDS TO GALE FORCE THURSDAY MORNING IN THE WAKE OF THIS FRONT.
TIDES WILL BE RUNNING 1 TO 2 FEET BELOW NORMAL IN THE WAKE OF THE
COLD FRONT. SOME SEA FOG COULD REDEVELOP THIS EVENING AHEAD OF THE
FRONTAL PASSAGE.

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SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILION BAY-
1102 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...LOW WATER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
THURSDAY...

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS CANCELLED THE
DENSE FOG ADVISORY.

A LOW WATER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
THURSDAY.

* LOW WATER: LEVELS OF 0.0 TO -2.0 FEET MLLW SHOULD BE EXPECTED
  BETWEEN 6 AM TO 6 PM CST THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LOW WATER ADVISORY MEANS WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW AVERAGE. MARINERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION
AND TRANSIT AT THE SLOWEST SAFE NAVIGABLE SPEED TO MINIMIZE
IMPACT.

&&

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
1102 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS CANCELLED THE
DENSE FOG ADVISORY. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND SEAS: SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS LATE
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS AND IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY
WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$








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